POPO

Sunday, August 2 at 4pm PDT, we had a Zoom discussion on how three different veteran POPO participants create their unique cards: Abhaya Thomas, Colette Dutton and Tim Mateer. The original post is below the video of the event. * * * Living in Tacoma, near to...

Poetics as Cosmology (Intro to Spontaneous Composition) A six week online (Zoom) workshop for people who have had a little experience in spontaneous poetry composition and want more. Join SPLAB and POPO Co-Founder Paul E Nelson in a lively course designed to start where the poetry postcard...

The recording of the July 11 webinar on Best Poetry Postcard Practices is now online. The Co-Editors of the 56 Days of August: Poetry Postcards Anthology (Ina Roy-Faderman, Judy Kleinberg, Paul E Nelson) shared their tips on how they write postcard poems and answered questions from...

  On Saturday, July 11 at 11am PDT, join us for a Zoom session on Best POPO Practices with the Co-Editors of 56 Days of August. Join J.I. Kleinberg, Paul E Nelson and Ina Roy-Faderman for 90 minutes of their approach to POPO, some of the...

A quick note that registration for POPO 2020 ends July 18. (SIGN UP HERE!) As your POPO team works to make the fest more diverse and more popular, we'd love to tap into the GLOBAL POPO BRAIN for a moment. The art of the blurb is...

I'm delighted to have a poem in the latest edition of Rattle #68 (June 2020) as well as an interview which touches on POPO. Tim Green did a first-rate job on the interview and the magazine is $6.95. See if you can spot any postcard...

I'm delighted to announced that SICA-USA, the cultural wing of the US branch of the worldwide Subud organization, is supporting POPO. SICA-USA works at the intersection of spirituality and creativity: www.sica-usa.org. POPO is supported mainly by participating poets and by SPLAB, a 501(c)(3) organization founded in...

Our POPO project is one of many happening in our world right now that understands the need to document the historic nature of this global pandemic and its effect on daily life. That most state governments in the U.S., some more quickly than others, created...

Seattle, WA, March 19, 2020—Seattle Poetics LAB (SPLAB), a literary arts-oriented nonprofit organization and organizing entity of the Cascadia Poetry Festival, is now registering writers for the 14th August Poetry Postcard Fest. We understand the global seriousness of COVID-19 and the situation in which...

I am looking to interview at least ten postcard participants in the next few weeks to create some videos for a new PoPo website that will replace the current page on my cluttered personal site. Interviews will be (mostly) uniform, with standard questions and conducted...